Budapest (MTI) – International chess grandmasters Peter Leko of Hungary and Li Chao of China on Saturday agreed on a draw after 42 moves in the second of six games they are scheduled to play in Szeged, in southern Hungary.
The games are aimed to help Leko prepare for the upcoming World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan.
If the series ends in a draw, it will be followed by two rapid games.
Li Chao is placed 14th on the FIDE world ranking list while Leko is 33rd.
Standing after two games:
Li – Leko 1:1
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